Giveaway: Convenient, Cost effective Cloth Diapering


I recently was introduced to a new idea in cloth diapering… The most convenient and innovative one-size cloth diaper on the market! Instead of a pocket, this one-size has a snap on soaker insert. This is a wonderfully novel idea because the same cover can be re-used by simply snapping in a fresh insert at each diaper change. This makes this diaper very cost effective because you won’t need as many pricy covers. A single cover can be used for multiple diaper changes, i.e. Instead of needing 40 complete diapers. You will only need ½ or less of the quantity of soakers depending on your child’s age. You can also keep some money in your pocket because this diaper can be used on infants from 8lbs to 30lbs.


So what is this new diaper?

The Gro Baby System. Gro baby cover is made of a soft mesh cotton. The inner soaker is oh so soft with organic cotton velour. I love the closure tabs on the Gro Baby. They are similar to velcro but the fibers are soft and short so they won’t collect fuzz or lint. I anticipate they will last much longer than traditional Velcro. This is perfect for little guys like Jack who are too squirmy for snaps on the changing table. My main complaint with this diaper is that the inner soaker takes a long time to dry, 70 min. in the dryer and it’s still not done. When I line dry they take longer than any other cloth liner I have. Also I found I really need to be on top of changing Jack often throughout the day otherwise he will pee though to the cover and I will have to change the entire diaper. I do think I was being a little lax on the diaper changes and I think it is good for his skin to do more frequent changes. Overall, I’m a big fan of the Gro Baby system.

gro-baby-soaker-padsYou could win a Gro Baby Shell with liner and booster with the color of your choice from Sprout Soup. Here’s how to enter:


  1. To be entered go to Sprout Soup and leave a comment at this post of your favorite product they carry. Be sure to leave a valid e-mail so I can contact you to claim your prize. The contest is open to U.S. shipping addresses only For Extra entries: 
  2. Subscribe to Mom Going Green and leave a comment stating that you did. 
  3. Blog about this giveaway and linking to Mom Going Green using ”Convienent, Cost Effective Cloth Diaper Giveaway” as the title in your blog’s post. Then, leave a comment here with a link to your post. 
  4. Go to Sprout Soup and Follow on Twitter, and Tweet that you learned about their store from
  5. Follow me on (DrHeatherP) on Twitter and Tweet about this giveaway with”DrHeatherPGiveaway – Win a FREE cloth diaper“.  Then comment with a link to your tweet.
  6. Add Mom Going Greento your blog roll and comment that you did so, with a link to your site.

This contest runs until 11:59PM (EST) on Sept. 18th, 2009. One winner will be randomly selected (via and announced on this post and e-mailed sometime shortly after the contest concludes. If a winner doesn’t respond within 72 hours, a new winner will be selected

If you are not the lucky winner and would like to purchase Gro Baby Organic cloth diapers check out Sprout Soup online or at their store in Columbus, Ohio (the Clintonville area). The staff at Sprout Soup are always very helpful and personable, and are happy to show you how the diaper works. They have also put together the following recommendations on how many Gro Baby diapers you will need:

Newborn – 8 shells, 36 soakers or purchase infant sized prefolds

Babies 4-6 months – 8 shells, 30 soakers

Babies 12 months – 6 shells, 24 soakers

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53 Responses so far »

  1. 1

    Sandy said,

    I love the Bumgenius Organic AIO and the fuzzibunz perfect size! Thanks

  2. 2

    Sandy said,

    I subscribe to mom going green!

  3. 3

    Kim said,

    LOVE: Wooden Hippo Teether – Harper Wood Teething Toy

  4. 4

    Kim said,


  5. 5

    Elizabeth said,

    I like the Goodbyn Bento Lunch Box.

  6. 6

    Melissa said,

    I really love the Pumpkin Bloom BabyHawk!

  7. 7

    Cher said,

    I am so totally excited about this giveaway. Cloth diapers would be so fantastic for our little one!!!!

  8. 8

    Elita said,

    My favorite item they carry is the Mei Tei carrier.

  9. 9

    Elita said,

    I tweeted.

  10. 10

    Jennifer said,

    I really like the Plan Toys Assorted Fruits & Vegetables. My girls would have a blast playing with these.

  11. 11

    Jennifer Hamitlon said,

    I really like the Goodbyn Bento lunch boxes!!

  12. 12

    Jennifer Hamitlon said,

    Following Sprout Soup on twitter and tweeted to them that I learned about them from you:)


  13. 13

    Jennifer Hamitlon said,

    Subscribing to you via email – confirmed:)

  14. 14

    Jennifer Hamitlon said,

    Following you on twitter and tweeted!


  15. 15

    Jusitne McDilda said,

    My favorite product is the Catbird Baby Mei Tai

  16. 16

    Jusitne McDilda said,

    I subscribe

  17. 17

    Margie said,

    Love the Goodbyn Bento Lunchbox! Thanks for the chance!

  18. 18

    Liz said,

    I love the safe sippy.

  19. 19

    Jaimin said,

    I’ve always wanted to try the BumGenius diapering system.

  20. 20

    Jaimin said,

    I’ve subscribed to your site via email! 🙂

  21. 23

    Madeline said,

    Their Ergo babycarrier would be my favorite item!

  22. 24

    Erin said,

    I have to say that I love me some Fuzzibunz, and I would really like to try their one-size option, as offered at Sprout Soup, but these Gro-Baby diapers are pretty sweet looking too! I LOVE the blackberry color! I am a snap-girl myself, but the new kind of velcro might work for me too. 🙂

  23. 25

    ArtsyAndi said,

    Wow… another great CD to try out! Im lovin the Fuzzibunz (which I currently use), but would love a chance to try out the GroBaby in Kiwi!

  24. 26

    Ruth said,

    I’d love to try a Bilibo. I’ve heard great things about them. thanks1 ruth dot gray at gmail dot com

  25. 28

    Ruth said,

    tweeted that I found their store through you.
    ruth dot gray at gmail dot com

  26. 29

    fancygrlnancy said,

    Well I have always wanted to try the grobaby diaper system so I will say that is my favorite. I also have not tried BGs and would like to.

  27. 30

    fancygrlnancy said,


  28. 31

    fancygrlnancy said,

    follow sproutsoup and tweeted

  29. 32

    fancygrlnancy said,

    follow on twitter and tweeted

  30. 33

    I love the Wooden Town Train Set they carry. I think it is my dream toy for my toddler! Hope to win the diaper because I’ve been dying to try the Gro-Baby system.

    heatherlbrandt (at) verizon (dot) net

  31. 34

    Jennifer said,

    Love your blog!! At Sprout Soup, I especially like the Klean Kanteens and Plan Toys. We had great success with their cloth swim diapers this summer too! Thanks for the updates.

  32. 35

    Sylvia said,

    I just subscribed! Hope I win!

  33. 36

    tanya said,

    Goodbyn Bento Lunch Box are cute and great idea.

  34. 37

    ~M said,

    I like Sprout Soup’s Beco Butterfly II SSC. Thanks for hosting.

    michloves80s [at] gmail [dot] com

  35. 38

    ~M said,

    I subscribe.

  36. 39

    Stefanie said,

    I am currently coveting the Nova Toys play kitchen at Sprout Soup.

  37. 40

    Rachel said,

    Yeah, I love it all! The Plan Toys Assort. Fruits and Veggies kit was nice. I’d like to get some of that sort of thing for my daughter to play with. Thanks, mama!

  38. 41

    Shannon F. said,

    The Peekaru Vest – Babywearing Coat! Perfect for Fall!

  39. 42

    Shannon F. said,

    Just subscribed you your blog, I’m new and glad I found you! Thanks.

  40. 43

    lace said,

    I love the BabyHawk Pumpkin Bloom Mei Tai

  41. 44

    renee said,

    I would love to try one of their Moby wraps.

  42. 45

    Jessie said,

    I like that they also carry babywearing coats

    jessiekaitlin at hotmail dot com

  43. 46

    Jessie said,

    I subscribed using my gmail addy

    jessiekaitlin at hotmail dot com

  44. 47

    Jessie said,

    I follow them and tweeted

    jessiekaitlin at hotmail dot com

  45. 48

    Jessie said,

    I follow you on twitter and tweeted

    jessiekaitlin at hotmail dot com

  46. 49

    Anna Graves said,

    I really like the Green Toys Dump Truck
    annamie2 at hotmail dot com

  47. 50

    Anna Graves said,

    Subscribed to blog
    annamie2 at hotmail dot com

  48. 51

    Anna Graves said,

    Tweeted for learning about sproutsoup

    annamie2 at hotmail dot com

  49. 52

    Anna Graves said,


    annamie2 at hotmail dot com

  50. 53

    Anna Graves said,

    added blog
    annamie2 at hotmail dot com

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